The BJE Gala will be held at 5:30PM on Sunday, March 19, 2023 at Stephen Wise Synagogue.- Directions 

Tribute Deadline: February 24, 2023
Ticket Deadline: March 9, 2023

Purchase Sponsorships, Tickets and Tributes

Gala Attire, Location and Parking


Festive attire. Cocktails will be held indoors and out. Please dress according to the evening weather forecast. 

Location and Parking

Stephen Wise Temple:  15500 Stephen S. Wise Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90077

VIP and handicap parking spaces are on the ground level. Valet parking is available as is self-parking.   

Please consider carpooling or ride-sharing

Tribute Journal Specifications:

Tributes are screened throughout the evening, are in a hard cover book for the honorees by category, and the name of the sponsor is listed by category in the printed Program. Camera-ready artwork is welcome and should be emailed to Deborah Reissman at [email protected]. If you wish to send us text we will have the tribute beautifully designed for you. Logos should be high resolution and sent as a transparency (png, eps, etc.).  If you have any questions email Deborah or call her at 323-761-8637. 

Sponsorship pages: 7.5”(w) x 3.75” (h)

Individual Tributes:

Full page: 7.5”(w) x 3.75” (h)

Half Page: 3.5”(w) x 3.75”(h)

Quarter Page: 3.5”(w) x 1.75”(h)

Eighth Page: 1.75”(w) x 1.75”(h)

300 - 1200 dpi
pdf, tif, jpg formats accepted



* For the safety of our guests, we will continue to evaluate our protocols and share updates.  Vaccination and Boosters required for all guests. 

All guests should, by March 15, have provided Proof of Vaccination and booster via email to [email protected].

We look forward to gathering in a COVID-safe manner, to honor Susan and Mel Plutsky and Nancy Schulman, and to celebrate their leadership in advancing BJE’s mission of strengthening Jewish education for successive generations of children and families in our community. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Roberta Berrent at 323.761.8617